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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Oct 25th, 2017

Banks

Dennis Randall McClure, 66, Maysville
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Dennis Randall McClure, age 66 of Maysville, Georgia who entered into rest Wednesday, October 25, 2017.  Mr. McClure was born in ...

Forsyth

Robert Leland Tidwell, 88, Cumming
Robert Leland Tidwell, age 88, of Cumming, GA, passed away on Wednesday, October 25, 2017. He was a member of Crossroads Baptist Church, where he taught Sunday School and led singi ...

Gwinnett

Christopher B. Moore, 79, Suwanee
Christopher B. Moore, age 79, of Suwanee, GA passed away on Wednesday, October 25, 2017. Mr. Moore is survived by his wife of fifty-four years, Jill Porter Moore, Suwanee, GA; sons ...

Habersham

Clyde Carroll Edmonds, 88, Mount Airy
Mr. Clyde Carroll Edmonds, age 88 of Mount Airy, Georgia, the Lord called him home on Wednesday, October 25, 2017 after an extended illness.  A son of the late Rev. Clyde ...

Hall

Harold Joe Whiting, 89, Gainesville
On October 25, 2017, Harold Joe Whiting, age 89, entered into the realm of Glory, where he was greeted by his Savior Jesus, and his wife of 61 years, Daisy Burtz Whiting. He was al ...

Jackson

Ruby Jean Roberts, 85, Commerce
Ruby Jean Roberts, age 85 of Commerce, GA passed away Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2017.   Born on Jan. 15, 1932 in Carnesville, GA, Mrs. Roberts was the daughter of the late Ed ...

White

Rocky Dale Fair, 64, Cleveland
Rocky Dale Fair, age 64 of Cleveland, passed away on Wednesday, October 25, 2017 at his residence. Mr. Fair was born on July 8, 1953, in Gainesville, Georgia, to the late Roy an ...
Former Dodgers great Don Newcombe dies at 92
Don Newcombe, the hard-throwing Brooklyn Dodgers pitcher who was one of the first black players in the major leagues and who went on to win the Rookie of the Year, Most Valuable Player and Cy Young awards, has died
Chanel: Iconic couturier Karl Lagerfeld has died
Chanel's iconic couturier, Karl Lagerfeld, whose accomplished designs as well as trademark white ponytail, high starched collars and dark enigmatic glasses dominated high fashion for the last 50 years, has died
From 'Tom Jones' to 'Skyfall': star Albert Finney dies at 82
British actor Albert Finney, the Academy Award-nominated star of "Tom Jones," has died at the age of 82. Finney's family says he "passed away peacefully after a short illness with those closest to him by his side."
John Dingell, longest serving member of Congress, dies at 92
Former Rep. John Dingell, who served nearly six decades in the U.S. House, was hard to typecast
Gainesville realtor, philanthropist Don Carter dies at 86
Don Carter, the founder of Don Carter Realty in Gainesville, died at his home on Thursday, Feb. 7.
Frank Robinson, baseball's fearsome trailblazer, dies at 83
Hall of Famer Frank Robinson, the 1st black manager in Major League Baseball and the only player to win the MVP award in both leagues, dies at 83
Special Master in Georgia-Florida water wars case dies at 88
The man who served for nearly four years as the Special Master overseeing the Georgia-Florida water wars lawsuit has died.
Glen Wood, auto racing pioneer and patriarch, dies at 93
Glen Wood, racing patriarch who had been NASCAR Hall of Fame's oldest living member, dies at 93